February 25, 2014 4:55 pm

Most people associate the word dandy with the 19th century flamboyance of Oscar Wilde, but Ford Men’s Harold, Joe, Evan and Matthew modernize the idea for the newest issue of August Man. While this version of the famed gentleman still enjoys fine tailoring and a good paisley print, he’s altogether more understated. Aided with styling by Jamie Grace/Wilhelmina Artists and photography by Sean Kilkenny, these men make dandyism nothing but macho.

Watch a special making-of video for the shoot below.

Creative Direction by Brandon Wilson & Melvin Chan, Assistant Photographer Steve Reganato, Hair by Hiroshi Morita, Makeup by Melina Mendez